Tag: quarries

Rogers Group purchases unique Tennessee property

April 27, 2017By

Rogers Group bought a former state penitentiary site in West Nashville for $12.1 million.

New Martin Marietta quarry represents record investment

April 21, 2016By

Martin Marietta held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of a $158 million, rail-connected limestone quarry in Hondo, […]

Publication exhibits poor judgment in attack on industry

August 31, 2015By

People trespass into abandoned quarries every now and then. Occasionally, trespassers get injured or killed because of the […]

Reclaimed pit took center stage as US Open host

June 22, 2015By

The 2015 U.S. Open Championship, one of four men’s major golf championships this year, was played on a […]

Unfamiliar roles

April 20, 2015By

From the Mine Safety & Health Administration comes news that operator-reported injuries reached historic lows last year. That […]

Growing family: Expanding a family-owned business

Growing family: Expanding a family-owned business

March 5, 2015By

Having started small, family-owned Conners Crushed Stone now operates five quarries near Waco, Texas. The Conners family settled […]

Breckenridge Material’s parent company acquires limestone quarries

November 4, 2014By

BMC Enterprises Inc., the parent company of St. Louis-based ready-mix concrete producer Breckenridge Material Co., acquired four APAC-Missouri […]

Watch a quarry blast at a small Ohio operation

September 26, 2014By

Keeney Sand & Stone, a small family-owned aggregate producer in Painesville, Ohio, invited Pit & Quarry to its […]